Availability of Windows XP Service Pack 1 Support for Bluetooth Wireless Devices


Microsoft has created an update for system and device manufacturers that adds native support in Windows XP for Bluetooth wireless technology. This update permits Windows to work with several types of devices that implement Bluetooth wireless technology, such as personal computer peripherals and personal computer companions. This update can be distributed to customers under license agreement with Microsoft. If you are not a system or device manufacturer, contact the manufacturer of your Bluetooth wireless technology device to obtain this update.

More Information

To add support for Bluetooth wireless technology to Windows XP, system and device manufacturers can contact Microsoft Product Support Services to obtain this update. For a complete list of Microsoft Product Support Services phone numbers and information about support costs, visit the following Microsoft Web site:Note: In special cases, charges that are ordinarily incurred for support calls may be canceled if a Microsoft Support Professional determines that a specific update will resolve your problem. The typical support costs will apply to additional support questions and issues that do not qualify for the specific update in question.The English version of this Hotfix has the file attributes (or later) that are listed in the following table. The dates and times for these files are listed in coordinated universal time (UTC). When you view the file information, it is converted to local time. To find the difference between UTC and local time, use the Time Zone tab in the Date and Time tool in Control Panel.

The following files are contained in the English version of the x86 update package (Q323183_WXP_SP2_x86_Enu.exe):
Date        Time  Version          Size      File name 
17-Sep-2002 09:49 n/a 41,787 Blutooth.chm
24-Sep-2002 13:55 n/a 5,812 Bth.inf
24-Sep-2002 13:56 5.1.2600.1125 18,944 Bthci.dll
24-Sep-2002 13:56 5.1.2600.1125 14,464 Bthenum.sys
24-Sep-2002 13:56 5.1.2600.1125 27,648 Bthmodem.sys
24-Sep-2002 13:56 5.1.2600.1125 227,584 Bthport.sys
24-Sep-2002 13:55 n/a 1,790 Bthprint.inf
24-Sep-2002 13:56 5.1.2600.1125 29,952 Bthprint.sys
24-Sep-2002 13:56 5.1.2600.1125 26,624 Bthserv.dll
24-Sep-2002 13:56 5.1.2600.1125 17,280 Bthusb.sys
24-Sep-2002 13:56 5.1.2600.1125 24,064 Btsetup.exe
24-Sep-2002 14:25 5.1.2600.1125 151,040 Hdwwiz.cpl
24-Sep-2002 13:55 n/a 1,992 Hidbth.inf
24-Sep-2002 13:56 5.1.2600.1125 22,400 Hidbth.sys
24-Sep-2002 10:36 5.1.2600.1125 34,432 Hidclass.sys
24-Sep-2002 14:25 5.1.2600.1125 111,104 Irprops.cpl
24-Sep-2002 13:55 n/a 25,969 Mdmbtmdm.inf
24-Sep-2002 14:25 5.1.2600.1125 109,568 Mdminst.dll
24-Sep-2002 14:25 5.1.2600.1125 528,384 Printui.dll
24-Sep-2002 13:56 5.1.2600.1125 52,992 Rfcomm.sys
24-Sep-2002 13:55 n/a 4,470 Tdibth.inf
24-Sep-2002 14:25 5.1.2600.1125 14,848 Usbmon.dll
24-Sep-2002 13:56 5.1.2600.1125 28,672 Wshbth.dll
Note: You must have Windows XP SP 1 installed to apply this update. The third-party products that are discussed in this article are manufactured by companies that are independent of Microsoft. Microsoft makes no warranty, implied or otherwise, regarding the performance or reliability of these products.

Media Center Technical Support

Because Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition was included with your hardware device or system, the hardware manufacturer provides technical support and assistance for this software. Your manufacturer may have customized the installation with unique components such as specific device drivers and optional settings to maximize the performance of that manufacturer's hardware. If you require technical help with Windows XP Media Center Edition, contact your manufacturer directly because the manufacturer is best qualified to support the software that the manufacturer has installed on the hardware.


For more information about Bluetooth Wireless Technologies, visit the following Microsoft Web site:

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